House: New Legislation Introduced by Dave Brat – “Brian Tally VA Medical Care and Liability Improvement ActTo amend title 38, United States Code, to ensure that certain health care contractors of the Department of Veterans Affairs are subject to Federal tort claims laws, to improve the accountability of physicians of the Department, and for other purposes.”

New bill introduced: To amend title 38, United States Code, to ensure that certain health care contractors of the Department of Veterans Affairs are subject to Federal tort claims laws, to improve the accountability of physicians of the Department, and for other purposes.

Republican Representative Dave Brat from the state of VA, along with three cosponsors, introduced bill H.R.7105 on Oct 30, 2018.

There are currently no amendments. The bill’s cosponsors are all Republicans. So far none of the bill’s cosponsors has withdrawn their support.

Dave Brat Basics

Dave Brat was born on a 1964 in Detroit.
Dave Brat has held a number of positions, including Member of the United States House of Representatives from Virginia and United States representative. He was educated at the Hope College.

Work in Congress

  • Served as Representative for VA (district 7) from Jan 2017 to Jan 2019 in the House 115th congress. He voted along party lines 95.43 percent of the time. He served on the Committee on the Budget, the Committee on Education and the Workforce and the Committee on Small Business. During this period Dave Brat missed 1.06% of the votes, sponsored 26 bills , cosponsored 229 bills.
  • Served as Representative for VA (district 7) from Jan 2015 to Jan 2017 in the House 114th congress. He voted along party lines 92.34 percent of the time. He served on the Committee on the Budget, the Committee on Education and the Workforce and the Committee on Small Business. During this period Dave Brat missed 3.47% of the votes, sponsored 19 bills , cosponsored 168 bills.
  • Served as Representative for VA (district 7) from Nov 2014 to Jan 2015 in the House 113th congress. He voted along party lines 91.49 percent of the time. During this period Dave Brat missed 2.08% of the votes , cosponsored 2 bills.
Picture of Rep. Dave Brat (R)
Rep. Dave Brat (R)

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